Oryx and crake
Summary of the Article
The Article “It’s Game Over for Ever” produced by Bouson, J. Brooks is an
article focusing on our ability to control a probable future with a
thesis that a time will come when the very word people will have no use due to people
like Crake.. Bouson, J. Brooks speaks about a future world which will
be dominated absolutely by the scientist-holding all the power.
Here in this article, the author is of the opinion that the liberal arts have become
“almost worthless pastimes”. Here the characters themselves hold the solution to our
futures with a strange twist of ideas of scientific imperialism. The Author is of the view
that science will be used not be victorious over the natural world but to keep human
nature under control by creating bio-engineered and environmentally friendly hominids.
The character Crake fails to genetically stop the desire for the creative and to make sense.
The ultimate result here is that we have a symbolic thinking of the kind which leads them
(Crake Oryx and Snowman’ Jimmy) to regard the first as a God, the second as a Goddess
and the third as their prophet.
Another interesting as well as a peculiar characteristic feature of the ‘Crackers’ is their
inability for abstract thinking, the pre catastrophe world is plagued by wordplay where
the post catastrophe world is losing words. Atwood is found using speech language and
exerts which run over the mental slate of Snowman , it is true that Snowman is shown
expressing reverence for both art and language.
In this tale of a futuristic, scientifically guided new beginning of creation, having its
origin out of the deep cavern of thought of the brain of science (Crake) stands unique for
its outstanding features-one of which is that
after the end of out civilization which will remain, are the nothing but the words, the
stories and the legends. In this way, the author has let her opinions...